Month November 2023

Shaughnessy Elementary

2023-11 Vancouver, BC, Canada, High Contrast, Photography, Places, Projects, Vancouver, W28th

I went to Shaughnessy Elementary for grades 1 to 3. The school looks the same, except the air raid sirens have gone. They we added after the Cuban missile crisis. There were two entrances to the school, one of the…

Christmas Card

I’ve created my Christmas cards for 2023, and started printing them. I’ll need to send those destined overseas in the next few days.


2023-11 Vancouver, BC, Canada, Content, Nature, Other, Places, Plant, Projects, Tree, Vancouver, W28th, Wood

Between 1963 and 1967 I attended St. George’s School, located at the time, just a couple blocks west of Dunbar and 29th. The alternative to taking my bike to school was public transit: the Granville St. Bus to 41st, the…

Christmas Trees

Architecture, Building, Christmas Tree, City, Colorful, Content, Dark, Household Item, Outdoor, Photography, Place, Skyscraper, Thing, Tower

Sitting in the dentist’s chair the other day, through the chatter, grinds and squeals of the various devices being employed, I could hear Bing Crosby singing Jingle Bells. Maybe with the Andrews Sisters. Leaving the office, walking through the mall,…